TB9 BB Lecture 3;How do we decide to act?

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1. What does bilateral ventromedial PFC damage result in?

  • Narcisissm personality disorder
  • Frontal disinhibition syndrome and failures in learning stimulus-reward contingency
  • Psychopathy and failures in learning stimulus-reward contingency
  • Cerebellar ataxia
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2. Which areas contain representations of sequences of movements?

  • Spinal cord and subthalamic areas
  • Cerebellum and subthalamic areas
  • Premotor and supplementary motor areas
  • Basal ganglia circuits and premotor areas

3. In early work, bilateral lesions to the PFC caused?

  • An inability to learn from past behaviour and no coherent behaviours
  • No spontaneous behaviours and inability to select motor behaviours (frontal dysexecutive syndrome)
  • An inability to learn from past behaviour and inability to select motor behaviours (frontal dysexecutive syndrome)
  • Inability to select motor behaviours (frontal dysexecutive syndrome) and no coherent behaviours

4. Which neurones encode the expected value of possible actions?

  • VMPFC
  • ACC
  • Intraparietal sulcus
  • DLPFC

5. Frontal lobes seem to play a critical role in...?

  • Only moral decision making
  • Determining information, anticipation, reasoning
  • Spatial navigation, allocentric and egocentric representations
  • Anticipatory autonomic responses

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